Route Planner (Logistics) Jobs in Nairobi

Route Planner (Logistics) Jobs in Nairobi

Job Summary:

  • Our client, a waste management and recycling company is looking to hire a route planner to help manage its fleet of trucks. The position will directly report to the Logistics Manager.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Tracking of vehicle locations by GPS system.

  • Developing and improving truck route plans

  • Ensuring strict compliance with company regulations by drivers.

  • Liaising with operations personnel and management on route plans.

  • Compile reports on movements e.g. areas visited, mileage, trends, issues, and vehicle usage.

  • Setting up geofences and movement advice/restrictions for drivers as per company regulations

  • Prepare reports and raise issues such violation of geofences, speed limits, un-authorized movements etc. to management

  • Ensure all incident reports are monitored, recorded, and followed up for fleet efficiency

  • Ability to keep up with the technical changes in the GPS mapping software, report structuring and improvement as required by Fleet manager

  • Ensure drivers follow company rules and regulations

  • Escalate vehicle issues- repairs and maintenance

    Job Requirements

  • Minimum of Diploma/Degree in Logistics with an IT focus (or related field)

  • Minimum of 2 years of work experience in a similar field and position.

  • Experience working with a tracking system or in a control room

  • Background in IT required, ideally with route planning software.

  • Strong Excel skills.

  • Good geographic knowledge of Nairobi & Greater Nairobi metropolitan area

  • Logistics and road transport background preferred.

    How to Apply

  • If you meet the above qualifications, skills and experience send CV to


  • Interviews will be carried out on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

  • Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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